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    Ticket Scalpers

    I will be making a last minute decision to drive a couple of hours to attend the game on Saturday. Will there be ticket scalpers at or near the stadium selling tickets? If yes, do you have any buying recommendations?



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    Re: Ticket Scalpers

    most certainly there will be scalpers. buy early.



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    Re: Ticket Scalpers

    and bring a TON of cash, face value is $90 per ticket, you'll pay more than that.


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    Re: Ticket Scalpers

    Quote Originally Posted by keepngoal View Post
    most certainly there will be scalpers. buy early.
    A couple people in our group had the opposite experience last week. Scalpers wanted $60 for hillside tickets early on. They ended up getting 2 endzone tickets for $50 total about 10 minutes before kickoff.



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    Re: Ticket Scalpers

    I had some friends last week that waited to buy tickets after kickoff, and they said the scalpers still wanted $50 15 minutes after the game started.

    Also seemed there were many more people looking to buy than sell as well.


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    Re: Ticket Scalpers

    Quote Originally Posted by Nivek View Post
    I will be making a last minute decision to drive a couple of hours to attend the game on Saturday. Will there be ticket scalpers at or near the stadium selling tickets? If yes, do you have any buying recommendations?
    I have 2 tickets if you are still looking for some.



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    Re: Ticket Scalpers

    You can still buy singles on the Iowa State site. I just punched in one ticket and it came out with section 22 row 17



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